Archive-It: Peace Web Sites

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Agape Foundation

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  • From opposing the Vietnam War to supporting nonviolent solutions in urban schools, The Agape Foundation has been at the forefront of social change for four decades. Agape's financial and technical support has helped over 800 peace and social justice groups take root and thrive. Archive-it crawl dates: April 2010-present. Internt Archive crawl dates 2004-2007.

Albert Einstein Institution

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  • The Albert Einstein Institution is an organization dedicated to the study and use of strategic nonviolent action in conflicts throughout the world to defend democratic freedoms, oppose oppression, dictatorships and genocide, and reduce violence as an instrument of policy. Archive-it crawl dates: April 2006-present. Internt Archive crawl dates 1999-present.

Brandywine Peace Community

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  • The Brandywine Peace Community, based in Swarthmore, PA, is a group committed to nonviolent resistance and has been at the center of regional protests against the war in Iraq. Archive-it crawl dates April 2006-present. Internet Archive crawl dates October 2003-present.

Center on Conscience and War

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  • The Center on Conscience and War works towards defending and extending the rights of conscientious objectors, supporting all who question participation in war, regardless of nationality or citizenship status. Archive-it crawl dates April 2006-present. Internet Archive crawl dates April 2005-present.

Central Committee for Conscientious Objectors

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  • The Central Committee for Conscientious Objectors supports and promotes individual and collective resistance to war and preparations for war. Archive-it crawl dates April 2006-January 2010. Internet Archive crawl dates November 1999-present.

Chester County Peace Movement

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  • The Chester County Peace Movement is a coalition of individuals from all backgrounds, religious and political beliefs, and income levels committed to world peace and specifically, opposed to the war in Iraq. Archive-it crawl dates October 2005-present. Internet Archive crawl dates October 2002-present.

Coalition for Peace Action

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  • The Coalition for Peace Action is a grassroots organization which brings together people of all political beliefs and backgrounds working towards the goals of global nuclear disarmament, the creation of a peace economy, and a halt to weapons trafficking. Archive-it crawl dates July 2007-present. Internet Archive crawl dates February 2001-present.

Code Pink Women for Peace

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  • Code Pink Women for Peace is a "women-initiated grassroots peace and social justice movement" working towards an end to the war in Iraq, the prevention of future wars, and the redirection of resources to health care and education. Archive-it crawl dates October 2005-present. Internet Archive crawl dates April 2003-present.

Rev. John Dear

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  • The website of Rev. John Dear, S.J., a Jesuit priest, pastor, peace activist, organizer, lecturer, and the author/editor of 25 books on peace and justice.Archive-it crawl dates April 2006-present. Internet Archive crawl dates February 2003-present.

Diane Lent Photography

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  • Photographer Diane Greene Lent documents peace movements and also focuses on the New Orleans public housing crisis in the wake of Hurricane Katrina. Archive-it crawl dates May 2006-present. Internet Archive crawl dates December 2001-present.

Educators for Social Responsibility

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  • Educators for Social Responsibility is a non-profit organization and a national leader in education reform dedicated to creating safe, caring, respectful, and productive learning environments, offering comprehensive programs to help educators work with students to develop the "social skills, emotional competencies, and qualities of character" they need to be successful and help shape a more equitable and just world. Archive-it crawl dates April 2006-January 2010. Internet Archive crawl dates October 1999-present.

Episcopal Peace Fellowship

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  • The Episcopal Peace Fellowship is an organization dedicated to the eradication of violence and war, and its members work in fellowship with others to find alternatives to violence and to build a culture of peace. The URL of the site changed in 2007, so make sure to check both sets of links. Archive-it crawl dates April 2006-April 2007. Internet Archive crawl dates October 2002-November 2007.

Fellowship of Reconciliation

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  • The Fellowship of Reconciliation, founded in 1915, has become an international movement, with branches and groups in over 40 countries. Including members from many different faiths, as well as those with no official religious affiliation, FOR works toward a world of justice, peace, and freedom where conflicts are resolved nonviolently, oppressive structures are dismantled, and people live in harmony with the earth.Archive-it crawl dates October 2005-present. Internet Archive crawl dates November 1999-present.

Friends of Peace Pilgrim

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  • Friends of Peace Pilgrim is a non-profit volunteer organization which keeps the message of Peace Pilgrim, a woman who walked over 25,000 miles from 1953 to her death in 1981, available to the public by providing resources such as books, videos, audio, and newsletters through their website in a comprehensive collection about the life and message of Peace Pilgrim.Archive-it crawl dates Jully 2007-present. Internet Archive crawl dates October 2001-present.

Granny Peace Brigade Philadelphia

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  • The Granny Peace Brigade Philadelphia is a group of activists, both women and men, and of all ages, dedicated to defending civil liberties and human rights and ending war.

Great Peace March Community

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  • This site is a community for those who walked in the Great Peace March for Nuclear Disarmament in 1986, containing updates and photos from reunions, and links to books written by March participants. Archive-it crawl dates July 2007-present. Internet Archive crawl dates May 2007-present.

Hague Appeal for Peace

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  • Hague Appeal for Peace is "an international network of organizations and individuals dedicated to the abolition of war and making peace a human right."Archive-it crawl dates April 2006-present. Internet Archive crawl dates December 1998-present.

Historians Against the War

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  • Historians Against the War is a national network that opposes the expansion of United States empire and deplores the secrecy and distortion of history used by the administration to conduct a war that "violates international law, intensifies attacks on civil liberties, and reaches toward domination of the Middle East and its resources." HAW calls for the restoration of U.S. freedoms and an end to the occupation of Iraq. Archive-it crawl dates April 4 2006-present. Internet Archive crawl dates Feburary 2003-present.

Lutheran Peace Fellowship

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  • Lutheran Peace Fellowship is a community of Lutherans across the globe dedicated to peacemaking and social justice, and offers a wide range of support, services, programs, and resources to both youth and adults.Archive-it crawl dates July 2007-present. Internet Archive crawl dates January 2001-present.

NGO Committee on Disarmament, Peace and Security

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  • The NGO Committee on Disarmament, Peace and Security provides facilities and services to "hundreds of citizens' groups concerned with the peace and disarmament activities of the United Nations" and organizes conferences, publishes a newspaper, and is a year-round UN liaison.Archive-it crawl dates April 2006-present. Internet Archive crawl dates September 2002-present.

National Campaign for a Peace Tax Fund

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  • The National Campaign for a Peace Tax Fund is a non-profit organization that advocates for the passage of the Religious Freedom Peace Tax Fund Bill. When enacted, this law would place the federal taxes of designated conscientious objectors into a non-military trust fund so that those who object to all physical and financial participation in war may be assured that their money is used for non-military purposes only.

National War Tax Resistance Coordinating Committee

Peace Action

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  • Peace Action is the nation's largest grassroots peace network organizes to place pressure on Congress to move forward peace legislation through write-in campaigns, internet action, citizen lobbying and direct action.

Peace and Justice Studies Association

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  • The Peace and Justice Studies Association (PJSA) was formed in 2001 as a result of a merger of the Consortium on Peace research, Education and Development (COPRED) and the Peace Studies Association (PSA). Both organizations provided leadership in the broadly defined field of peace, conflict and justice studies. Archive-it crawl dates April 2010-present. Internet Archive crawl dates 2003-March 2009.

Peace Pilgrim

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  • From 1953 to 1981 a silver haired woman calling herself only "Peace Pilgrim" walked more than 25,000 miles on a personal pilgrimage for peace. Her message was both simple and profound. It continues to inspire people all over the world.Archive-it crawl dates October 2005-present. Internet Archive crawl dates January 1999-present.

Peace History Society

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  • The Peace History Society is an organization working towards the study of the causes and conditions of peace and war both nationally and internationally and communicating this scholarly work to the public. Its membership includes scholars, teachers, students, peace activists and the interested public from around the world. The URL of the site changed in 2007, so make sure to check both sets of links.Internet Archive crawl dates November 2001-February 2008. New URL: Archive-it crawl dates July 2007-present. Internet Archive crawl dates July 2006-present.

Physicians for Social Responsibility

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  • Physicians for Social Responsibility is a "non-profit advocacy organization that is the medical and public health voice for policies to stop nuclear war and proliferation and to slow, stop and reverse global warming and toxic degradation of the environment." Archive-it crawl dates April 2006-prseent. Internet Archive crawl dates February 1997-present.

Prisoner Visitation and Support

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  • Prisoner Visitation and Support is a volunteer visitation program authorized by the Federal Bureau of Prisons and the Department of Defense to visit any prisoner in the Federal and Military prison system. PVS focuses primarily on those prisoners who do not recieve regular visits from family, who are in solitary confinement or on death row, and those who are serving long sentences, and PVS visitors let the prisoners set the agenda for what they discuss during visits. Archive-it crawl dates May 2006-present. Internet Archive crawl dates April 2001-present.

Promoting Enduring Peace

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  • Promoting Enduring Peace, founded in 1952, promotes sustainable world peace through the distribution of free articles and other peace education activities. Archive-it crawl dates April 2006-present. Internet Archive crawl dates July 2001-present.

September Eleventh Families for Peaceful Tomorrows

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  • September Eleventh Families for Peaceful Tomorrows, also known as 9/11 Families for Peaceful Tomorrows or simply Peaceful Tomorrows, is an anti-war organiation for survivors of the September 11, 2001 attacks and friends and family members of the victims. It aims to develop and advocate nonviolent options and actions in the pursuit of justice, in the hope that this will help break what the members see as the cycles of violence engendered by war and terrorism. Archive-it crawl dates April 2010-present. Internet Archive crawl dates February 2002-July 2008.

School of the Americas Watch

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  • School of the Americas Watch is an organization that seeks to close the U.S. Army School of the Americas, a combat training school for Latin American soldiers at Fort Benning, Georgia. SOA graduates have consistently used their skills to wage war against their own people, targetting educators, union organizers, and others who work for the rights of the poor. Archive-it crawl dates April 2006-present. Internet Archive crawl dates June 2002-present.

U.S. Interreligious Committee for Peace in the Middle East

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  • The U.S. Interreligious Committee for Peace in the Middle East is "a national organization of Jews, Christians, and Muslims dedicated to dialogue, education and advocacy for peace based on the deepest teachings of the three religious traditions." This site was archived in Archive-It from 2006-2007. Internet Archive crawl dates August 2000-2007. The site is no longer live.

United for Peace and Justice

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  • United for Peace and Justice is a coalition of more than 1400 local and national organizations across the United States who have joined together to protest the Iraq War and oppose the U.S. government's policy of permanent warfare and empire-building. Archive-it crawl dates October 2005-present. Internet Archive crawl dates August 2002-present.

Veterans for Peace

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  • Veterans working together for peace and justice through nonviolence. Archive-it crawl dates April 2010-present. Internet Archive crawl dates December 1998-August 2008

War Resisters League

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  • The War Resisters League, founded in 1923, is the United States' oldest secular pacifist organization, determined not to support any kind of war, and to work nonviolently for the removal of all causes of war. Archive-it crawl dates April 2006-present. Internet Archive crawl dates February 2001-present.

Why War?

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  • Why War? Works to activate a broad, global movement for peace and justice based on the principles of nonviolence by delivering vital news, strategy, and analysis to those who question the purpose of war. The URL was archived through Archive-It from 2005-2008. Archive-it crawl dates October 2005-January 2008. Internet Archive crawl dates November 2001-January 2008.

Witness for Peace

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  • Witness for Peace is a nationwide grassroots organization led by faith and conscience that supports peace, justice and sustainable economies in the Americas by changing U.S. policies and corporate practices which contribute to poverty and oppression in Latin America and the Caribbean. Archive-it crawl dates April 2006-present. Internet Archive crawl dates January 1999-present.

Witness for Peace, Mid-Atlantic Chapter

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  • The Mid-Atlantic chapter of Witness for Peace works to "educate and organize the Mid-Atlantic grassroots on U.S. policies that thwart justice and peace in Latin America." The URL is archived through 2008 when the site was merged with the main Witness for Peace website. To see archived pages after 2008, check the archived pages for Witness for Peace.Archive-it crawl dates April 2006-January 2009. Internet Archive crawl dates May 2004-May 2008.

Women's International League for Peace and Freedom

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  • The Women's International League for Peace and Freedom (WILPF) aims to unite women worldwide with the goal of eliminating racism, sexism, and homophobia and achieving world peace and universal disarmament.Archive-it crawl dates October 2005-present. Internet Archive crawl dates August 2000-December 2006.

Women's International League for Peace and Freedom, Ann Arbor - Ypsilanti Chapter

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  • The Women's International League for Peace and Freedom (WILPF) aims to unite women worldwide with the goal of eliminating racism, sexism, and homophobia and achieving world peace and universal disarmament. This site was archived in Archive-It from 2006-2007. Archive-it crawl dates April 2006-April 2007. Internet Archive crawl dates August 2000-December 2006.

Women's International League for Peace and Freedom, Delaware County Chapter

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  • The Delaware County chapter of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. URL was archived through Archive-It for 2006-2007. The website is no longer live. Archive-it crawl dates April 2006-April 2007. Internet Archive crawl dates June 2002-January 2007.

Women's International League for Peace and Freedom, Santa Cruz, California Branch

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  • The Santa Cruz, California Branch of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom was started in the 1960s and now has over 250 members committed to the worldwide struggle for peace, freedom, and social justice. Archive-it crawl dates April 2006-present. Internet Archive crawl dates January 1999-present.

Women's International League for Peace and Freedom, Tucson, Arizona Chapter

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  • The Tucson, Arizona chapter of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. The URL of the site changed in 2007, so make sure to check both sets of links. Archive-it crawl dates April 2006-present. Internet Archive crawl dates August 2000-October 2007.

World Conference on Religions and Peace

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  • World Conference on Religions and Peace, the largest international coalition of representatives from the world's great religions dedicated to promoting peace, brings together hundreds of key religious leaders every five years to discuss the great issues of our time. In August, 2006, the Eighth World Assembly convened in Kyoto, Japan. Archive-it crawl dates April 2006-April 2009. Internet Archive crawl dates May 2000-present.